Certified National Guide and Certified Domestic Travel Supervisor with English skill TOEIC 925 guides you. As Nijo jinya , a ninja house with tricky defense accepts only 30 visitors a day, reservation is requried, so you should reserve the tour as early as possible. Next visit is Nijo-jo castle, Kinkakuji temple (The Golden Pavillion) and Ryoanji temple if Nijo jinya is not reserved.
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guide fee, pick-up fee to meet at Hotel Granvia in Kyoto station. entrance fee of the guide except for Nijo jinya, smiles and skills of communication of the guide.
transportation fee of you and guide, taxi fare if used during the tour, entrance fee of you and the guide's entrance fee of Nijo jinya 1,000 yen if reserved and lunch, dinner etc. entrance fee: Nijo jinya 1,000 yen, Nijo-jo castle 1,000 yen, Kinkakuji temple 400 yen, Ryoanji temple 500 yen if visited. If we buy one day bus ticket, it is 600 yen. All prices are for one adult.
The entrance of Nijo jinya is subject to the reservation. It accepts only 30 visitors a day. The Nijo jinya tour is not guaranteed on your desired day of the tour. If the reservation is successfully made, we have to reach Nijo jinya by 10:00, therefore please be punctual to leave on 09:30 latest from the lobby of Hotel Granvia in Kyoto station. If we can not reserve as you desire, we will visit Ryoanji temple or the Rock Garden instead.
If your hotel is Ana Crowne Plaza Kyoto, you do not need to come to Hotel Granvia, because your hotel is very close to Nijo jinya. So, the guide will meet you at your lobby of Ana Crowne Plaze Kyoto on 9:30.
After the tour the guide will escort you to downtown area for your lunch. You can choose your restaurant from 27 choices. So the guide shows you how to get back to your hotel by bus after your lunch. The guide does not accompany your lunch.
The guest should have travel isurance and enough Japanese yen, because some restaurants and shops do not accept credit cards.
You may exchange your money to Japanese yen at 7&11 or Yucho bank(Japan Post).
The guide does not cover insurance if anything happened with you.
The guest should wear easy walking shose and have umbrella just in case. If you visit Kyoto in summer, please prepare hat or cap and beverage to avoid heat injury. read more
Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email
After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.
Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.
No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.
Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.